Ocean Adventure - Fast Boat to Hole in the Rock

Experience one of the newest trips in the Bay of Islands with a healthy dose of exhilaration and fun!

Highlights

  • Experience the open-air thrill of this new purpose-built boat travelling to the Hole in the Rock
  • Visit Cape Brett and the iconic Hole in the Rock – travelling through the hole when conditions permit
  • Enter Cathedral Cave when conditions allow
  • Cruise among the 144 islands with a skipper commentary
  • Stop for photo and video opportunities to view different wildlife

On board this new vessel, we’ll depart on this fast-track experience through the iconic Bay of Islands stopping at points of interest and keeping an eye out for a range of seabirds and wildlife along the way.

You’ll also get to visit the world-famous Hole in the Rock situated at the end of Cape Brett Peninsula, as well as cruising through the breath-taking 114 islands area.

Join the team on board Ocean Adventure for this phenomenal way to explore the Bay of Islands.

Adult $120.00
Child $60.00

What's included

  • Life jackets and Wet Weather Jackets Provided.
  • Skipper Commentary

Duration

  • Allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Check in 30 mintutes prior to departure at the Explore Office - corner of Marsden and Williams Roads, Paihia.

Restrictions

  • Not suitable for children under 5 years.

    Passengers must be of a height greater than 150cm

    Passenger must not exceed a weight of 120kg

    Passengers who are pregnant must not attempt this cruise.

    Passengers who have back issues should not attempt this cruise.

Notes

  • Russell passengers will need to travel to Paihia for this departure and safety briefing as required by Maritime Law.

  • Child price applies to ages 5-15 years.

    This adventure involves travelling across open ocean, at times there may be rough sea, all medical conditions affected by sudden movements including back ailments and pregnancy must be disclosed before departure.

    Discount bookings are Non Transferable and Non refundable.

Available Bookings from February 25 to March 03

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Susan Carey from Australia wrote on 14 January 2020

A great family trip

Had a great time, driver was very friendly and had so much local knowledge. Thanks for a wonderful day!

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pravineshk from New Zealand wrote on 14 February 2021

Awesome Experience

This is got to be the best way to experience hole in the rock.. Really enjoyed it..

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dianep1 from New Zealand wrote on 06 February 2021

Jet boat

Was amazing and so much fun!

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Megan from New Zealand wrote on 05 February 2021

Great fun trip

We all enjoyed out fast boat trip. The new expensive seats make it comfortable. It’s still a work out holding on and riding the waves. We sweltered under the raincoats you have to wear so dress light underneath if it’s a hot day. Lots of sunscreen on knees and backs of hands ( yes that’s where we were burnt) Great commentary. Views. Learnt a lot. Driver tried to keep stationary time to a minimum to avoid motion sickness. Stunning sort of Aotearoa seen in style with Ocean Adventure. Shoot out to the crew on land, they were outstanding

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Annette Flynn from New Zealand wrote on 03 February 2021

The tour guide was fantastic a lot of fun

Really good few hours out I felt safe and the tour guide explained the history of the area he did a fantastic job

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